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Feb 13, 2013 12:35am PST
that this government works on behalf of the many, and not just the few. that it encourages free enterprise, rewards individual initiative, and opens the doors of opportunity to every child across this great nation. >> reporter: president obama championing a progressive agenda where government is used to spark the economy. but aware of criticism that americans can't afford it. >> nothing i'm proposing tonight should increase our deficit by a single dime. it is not a bigger government we need, but a smarter government that sets priorities and invests in broad-base growth. >> reporter: the president's opposition immediately accusing him of reckless spending that will hurt the middle class. florida senator marco rubio delivering the gop response in both english and spanish. and after a quick water break, reminding voters that unlike the last republican standard bearer, he is not a multi-millionaire. >> i don't oppose your plans because i want to protect the rich. i oppose your plans because i want to protect my neighbors. >> reporter: there were nods to foreign policy, an official announcement of afgha
Feb 14, 2013 12:35am PST
toxic of all those troubled banks. >> they were the poster child in need of government aid. >> reporter: citigroup needed three government bailouts. over $460 billion in taxpayer dollars and loan guarantees just to survive. but at the same time, they still managed the pay lew a bonus of nearly $1 million. >> explain why it might be morally acceptable to take close the a million dollars out of a company that was functionally insolvent. >> senator, in 2008, i was an employee in the private sector. i was compensated in a manner consistent with other people who did the kind of work that i did in the industry. >> reporter: lew's tenure included a post as the chief operating officer of alternative investments. and when he arrived in 2008, when he arrived the division was in deep trouble. bleeding money. both investors and citibank's own financial advisers were in open revolt which you can see in internal e-mails obtained by abc news. i'm watching a slow-motion movie of my life being destroyed, reads one with a subject line "i'm frightened." it was written by skip sussman, one of citi's own fi
Feb 15, 2013 12:35am PST
to go and prove to the indian government that you hadn't actually abused a tiger. that you had to show them that it was cgi. >> yeah, step by step. it's very hard to imitate god's work. >> how much do you want it this time? how much do you want the oscar for best picture? >> i want it because i'm captain of the ship. for what the movie stands for. what it meant to the world. for people who spent four years of their life devoting to this grand illusion. yeah, it would be great to win. and for that, i want it to be the best picture of the year. >> lovely man, and it just might happen. you can watch the academy awards right here on abc sunday, february 24th. >>> look up. did you know a giant asteroid is hurtling toward earth right at this very minute? meet the scientists who know just what to do. next. [ stefan ] with a cold or flu, nighttime nasal congestion can be the worst part. my medicine alone doesn't always give me all the congestion relief i need to sleep. [ female announcer ] adding breathe right nasal strips can make all the difference. it's proven to instantly relieve cold or f
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